Appan Samachar

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Appan Samachar
Appan Samachar Field Work.jpg
Firebrand Women Reporters of Appan Samachar
Founder(s)Santosh Sarang
EditorRinku Kumari
Founded6 December 2007 in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India

Appan Samachar (Hindi: अप्पन समाचार) is an Indian news program produced entirely by women. It is based in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India.[1][2][3][4]

It was launched in 6 December 2007[3] at Muzaffarpur. It broadcasts to about a hundred villages in Paroo, Sahebganj, Saraiya, Marwan, Kanti, and Mushahari.[citation needed]

It was founded by Santosh Sarang.[1][2][4]

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  1. ^ a b Tewary, Amarnath (21 December 2007). "The village women's news programme". BBC News. Retrieved 16 November 2012.
  2. ^ a b Kumar, Ruchir (7 March 2008). "When news is just around the corner". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 16 November 2012.
  3. ^ a b Singh, Rajnish (6 March 2008). "A news channel run exclusively by girls in Bihar". Retrieved 16 November 2012.
  4. ^ a b Kumar, Sanjay (14 February 2011). "Revolution in a Bihar Village". The Diplomat. Retrieved 16 November 2012.

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